Senior Financial System Analyst

in Chantilly , VA

Job #:278668

Practice Area: IT

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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Job Title:  Sr. Financial System Analyst 
Location:  Alexandria, VA 
Industry:  Government Solutions 
Terms:  Permanent
Requirements:  Active DoD Secret Clearance
Job Summary:
  • The overall goal is to assist the DoD Comptroller in being the financial management community lead for creating and sustaining modern, effective, and cost-conscious financial management processes, data, and systems. The successful candidate will support the DoD Comptroller office by providing Program Management and technical oversight and guidance to the Department’s implementation of a Department of Treasury application across the Department of Defense. That software is for cash accountability and is directed by U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for government wide implementation. The DoD records a Fund Balance with Treasury (FBWT) difference every year. The Cash Accountability and Traceability (CASH) transformation initiative re-engineered the CASH life-cycle process flow to specifically target this difference for elimination and to ensure auditability. The successful candidate will assist with Program Management and technical implementation of this effort across DoD.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Assist the Government with management and governance across DoD’s financial management processes, data, and systems
  • Provide PM and technical assistance to the DoD Comptroller with implementation of the CASH program across the Department
  • Track organizational progress with CASH, answer question, assist Agencies and DoD organizations as required to ensure a smooth and uniform transition
  • Be a Financial Systems Expert and answer technical question for the customer during meetings as needed
  • Help DoD Organizations utilize the DoD centralized data hub, the Global Exchange (GEX), to facilitate the exchange of reimbursable transactions
  • Support CASH Working Group meetings with various DoD organizations and agencies
  • Work with Stakeholders, contract team leaders, and government leadership to work towards system implementations.
  • Provide project administration, schedule management, issue/change management, and test management
  • Provide the government with reports and assists in interpreting organizational implementation data. Investigate issues per management requests and communicates results
  • Assist the Government by providing analysis of technical issue and concerns to develop a greater DoD financial system understanding of options and implications
  • Draft correspondence on behalf of the Senior Executive for review and approval
  • On behalf of Senior Executive, coordinate communication, including calls, responding to email and interfacing with stakeholders, or their staffs, at all levels
  • Prepare internal and external documents and correspondence
  • Edit and complete first drafts for written communications to internal and external stakeholders

Job Requirements:
  • Requires an active DoD Secret clearance to be considered
  • Strong background in a spectrum of different DoD accounting systems
  • Broad understanding of the different DoD financial systems with a business function comprehension of their capabilities. An IT understand is extremely beneficial, but not required
  • System architecture knowledge of DoD Financial systems
  • Strong understand the Standard Financial Information Structure (SFIS) and Standard Lines of Accounting (SLOA) and their data elements. Must understand how SFIS and SLOA relate
  • Must have a functional understanding of data exchanges, as well as system interface/integration considerations
  • Understand the Global Exchange (GEX) to include it’s functions and vision
  • 10 years financial systems experience
  • Must possess expert level skills in analyzing and addressing extremely complex problems with nuanced situational dependencies.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided the client
  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered 
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible 

How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for (recruiter name) at (phone number)

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